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Climate change is scary. Here’s what gives people hope

The Los Angeles Times 23 Nov 2023
Barbara Ferris, Malibu ... Kelley, Santa Barbara ... Salud Carbajal (D-Santa Barbara) recently introduced the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act ... I've been a lifelong proponent of solar power and was finally able to have a 12-panel system installed on my home in early 2020 (just weeks before the COVID-19 pandemic was declared).

‘Paris Agreement for Plastic’ Could Slash Plastic Pollution to Almost Zero

Technology Org 21 Nov 2023
With both plastic production and waste projected to escalate to unmanageable levels by 2050, scientists at UC Santa Barbara and UC Berkeley have launched a new AI-powered online tool that provides unprecedented insight into how the nations of the world can combine policies to end ...

Where could millions of EV batteries retire? Solar farms

Grist 16 Nov 2023
At night, when energy demand rises, that electricity is sent to the grid to power homes with clean energy ... The batteries sending energy to the grid once powered electric vehicles. The SEPV Cuyama facility, located about two hours northeast of Santa Barbara, is the second hybrid storage facility opened by B2U Storage Solutions.

AI-Powered Tool Offers Insight on Combating Plastic Pollution

Cryptopolitan 15 Nov 2023
In response, scientists from UC Santa Barbara and UC Berkeley have unveiled a groundbreaking AI-powered online tool aimed at providing a roadmap to combat plastic pollution ... AI-powered insights ... The AI-powered tool developed by UC Santa Barbara and UC Berkeley provides a roadmap to address plastic pollution comprehensively.

Vermont utility plans to end outages by giving customers batteries

Denver Post 11 Nov 2023
Many electric utilities are putting up lots of new power lines as they rely more on renewable energy and try to make grids more resilient in bad weather ... Green Mountain’s proposal seems to recognize that reality, said Leah Stokes, an associate professor of environmental politics at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Blue Sky Uranium – Poised to benefit from the nuclear industry resurgence

Resource World 06 Nov 2023
By Luke Holland. The uranium bull’s roaring rampage has taken the globe by storm with uranium spot prices soaring more than 20% to date in 2023. Uranium has been the standout commodity this year, dwarfing other metal markets ... (IG, 2022) ... Ivana, Anit, and Santa Barbara. The project area is semi-arid and flat lying, with access to power, port and rail.

‘The Jewish Jail Lady and the Holy Thief’ documentary follows story of housewife turned social worker who helped felons return to society

The Spokesman-Review 02 Nov 2023
When Harriet Rossetto is too busy to answer a call, she has a stock line. “I always say, ‘Don’t interrupt me unless it’s the White House,’ ” Rossetto said ... The film, which released in 2022 and screened at the Santa Barbara Film Festival, the Santa Barbara Jewish Film Festival and the Newburyport Documentary Film Festival, is powerful and surprising ... .

Trina Solar inks deal with Citicore on PV supply for 700MW solar projects

Manila Bulletin 26 Oct 2023
... long term power supply agreements (PSAs) will be the 30MW Arayat 3A solar power project in Pampanga; 70.5MW Pagbilao 1 and 27MW from Pagbilao 2 solar farms in Quezon province; then the 90MW Santa Barbara 1 and 80.1MW from San Manuel-1 solar power projects in Pangasinan.

The Lock's high school football picks for Week 10 include Marmonte League title clash

VC Star 26 Oct 2023
Hail the Marmonte League!. As usual, the league perceived among the best in the CIF-Southern Section delivers a dramatic closing week. Yes, it’s two-time defending champion St. Bonaventure taking on talent-stacked Oaks Christian on Friday night for the league crown. The best vs. the best ... Santa Barbara 28, Buena 20. Bulldogs get shot at league power ... 11-1.

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom played pickleball. Guess who won?

Gulf News 25 Oct 2023
American singer-songwriter and TV personality Katy Perry on Monday confessed that she “totally beat” her fiance, Orlando Bloom, in pickleball during a fund-raiser tournament for her Firework Foundation in Santa Barbara, California, reported People.

Katy Perry brags over fiancé Orlando Bloom for beating him in Pickle ball

The News International 24 Oct 2023
In a pickleball match she played on Monday in Santa Barbara, California, to raise money for her Firework Foundation, the singer, 38, said she 'absolutely beat' the actor, 46 ...Yesterday @fireworkfoundation had our inaugural Light Up The Court pickleball tournament in Santa Barbara ...

Katy Perry shares a victorious kiss with fiancé Orlando Bloom after beating him during a...

The Daily Mail 24 Oct 2023
Katy Perry shared a kiss with her fiancé, Orlando Bloom, after beating the actor during the Light Up The Court pickleball tournament in Santa Barbara on Sunday ... Katy Perry, 38, shared a kiss with her fiancé, Orlando Bloom, 46, after beating the actor during the Light Up The Court pickleball tournament in Santa Barbara on Sunday.

‘Another attempt to industrialize the coast’: California’s Central Coast residents work to stop — or ...

Monterey Herald 21 Oct 2023
In addition, a developer has proposed a much smaller demonstration project of four turbines in state waters 2.8 miles off Santa Barbara County ... Get down to Santa Barbara, there’s been a blowout at an offshore oil well ... Santa Barbara, with its rooftop solar and electric vehicles, has been fiercely debating offshore wind.

Buena vs. Ventura football rivalry is always a game of high emotions, stakes

VC Star 13 Oct 2023
Plays of the Week. Week 7. Nordhoff's Uriel Covarrubias juggles, Rio Mesa's JJ Bittner plays receiver and Thousand Oaks' Cory McEnroe goes the distance in the Plays of Week 7 ... Literally ... Ventura enters the game having held serve in league against everyone but powers Pacifica and Santa Barbara ... Now he’s the centerpiece of a unit powered by chemistry.

Oil companies may face larger fines, beefed up enforcement under new law

VC Star 11 Oct 2023
The law, authored by Assemblymember Gregg Hart, D-Santa ... The people of Santa Barbara County care deeply about protecting the environment and the natural beauty which we are fortunate enough to enjoy every day,” said John Savrnoch, district attorney for Santa Barbara County.